How Do You Say Dubuque?

Dubuque is at the junction of Iowa, Illinois, and Wisconsin. Geographically, it is part of the Driftless Area, a portion of North America that escaped all three phases of the Wisconsin Glaciation. Named after Julien Dubuque, the first settler from Quebec, the city is pronounced De-buke. No matter how you pronounce it, follow us across the Mississippi to Dubuque, Iowa for a day of great variety! Sweet wines along the river, a funicular ride, and a relaxing stroll through the arboretum for fall colors. Continue reading